|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||Provides Section 8 rental assistance for affordable housing to eligible low income families.||Saratoga||CENTRAL OFFICE SECTION 8 RENTAL ASSISTANCE||JOSEPH E. MASTRIANNI / CENTRAL OFFICE SECTION 8 RENTAL ASSISTANCE|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||Housing choice vouchers allow very low-income families to choose and lease or purchase safe, decent, and affordable privately-owned rental housing.||Warren||HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER RENTAL SUBSIDY (SECTION 8)||GLENS FALLS HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||The Housing Choice Voucher program provides federal housing subsidies to income eligible families living throughout Columbia County, including the City of Hudson. This program helps low-income families and individuals to live in affordable and decent housing. Income eligibility guidelines must be met. Area landlords are also encouraged to contact the program for information.
||Columbia||RENTAL ASSISTANCE - HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM||COLUMBIA OPPORTUNITIES|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is a rental subsidy program that allows families to obtain safe, decent affordable housing in an area of their choosing. The family generally pays 30% of the household's monthly adjusted income which makes the rent payment affordable. The program encourages families to choose housing in areas outside of "high poverty" concentrations. The family is able to reside in any city, town or village that administers a Housing Choice Voucher Program. There is a waiting list and the wait is typically 2 to 3 years.||Schenectady||SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM||SCHENECTADY MUNICIPAL HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program provides rental assistance and a home ownership option to extremely low, very low and low-income households in Schoharie County. The program also provides assistance to senior citizens and disabled persons on fixed incomes, displaced families, and homeless individuals with disabilities. There is approximately a two-three year waiting list for this service.||Schoharie||SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM||SCHOHARIE COUNTY RURAL PRESERVATION CORPORATION |
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||The Saratoga County Rural Preservation Company administers Section 8 Rental Assistance programs and manages low income-subsidized housing for veterans and other low-income people.
||Saratoga||SECTION 8 HOUSING PROGRAM||VETERANS AND COMMUNITY HOUSING COALITION|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||Section 8 Program provides affordable housing to eligible low- and moderate-income families.||Saratoga||SECTION 8 PROGRAM||SARATOGA SPRINGS HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||Provides eviction assistance in various ways, by advocacy, landlord/tenant mediation, financial help in emergency situations, or other similar aid.||Franklin||EVICTION ASSISTANCE||FRANKLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY HOUSING COUNCIL|
|Housing Services||A program available to current housing choice voucher (section 8) participants that encourages economic self-sufficiency and independence through referrals to educational support, job training, counseling and other services in addition to housing support.
||Montgomery||FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY (FSS)||AMSTERDAM HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||The City of Rensselaer Housing Authority provides low-income subsidized public housing and Section 8 housing vouchers.
||Rensselaer||HOUSING AUTHORITIES||RENSSELAER CITY HOUSING AUTHORITY |
|Housing Services||The Troy Housing Authority manages low income public housing, tenant-based housing choice vouchers and project-based housing choice vouchers, as well as a low income housing tax credit property. Additionally, the Troy Housing Authority provides Section 8 Rental Assistance.
||Rensselaer||HOUSING AUTHORITIES||TROY HOUSING AUTHORITY |
|Housing Services||Maintains information about Section 8 properties, along with providing Section 8 vouchers to qualifying individuals and families.
NOTE: The waiting list is 1 year to 18 months.||Clinton||HOUSING SERVICES||CLINTON COUNTY HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM|
|Housing Services||Offers housing to low income residents of Plattsburgh, which bases rent on family income. Also provided to the children of families who reside in the Plattsburgh Housing Authority is preschool, after-school, and summer programs||Clinton||HOUSING SERVICES||PLATTSBURGH HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||Provides affordable rental housing or Section 8 vouchers for low income individuals or families who live in the local community.||Franklin||LOW INCOME HOUSING||HARRIETSTOWN HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||Offers subsidized rental housing for low income individuals and families, including units for those with disabilities.||Franklin||LOW INCOME HOUSING||MALONE HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||Section 8 is a federal program that provides rental assistance to low-income families in the private rental market through the Housing Assistance Payments Program. This program is a win-win for both landlords and the tenants. Landlords still have the ability to choose their tenants but if they select a tenant receiving rental assistance they are pretty much assured of a subsidy payment made directly to them.||Albany||PUBLIC HOUSING AND SECTION 8 PROGRAM||WATERVLIET HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||The New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program provides rental assistance and home ownership option to extremely low, very low and low income households in New York State. The program also provides assistance to senior citizens and disabled persons on fixed incomes, displaced families, and homeless individuals with disabilities.||Albany||SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HCV) PROGRAM||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR)|
|Housing Services||Offers section 8 subsidized housing vouchers to low income residents of Essex County.||Essex||SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM||HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OF ESSEX COUNTY|
|Housing Services||The Amsterdam Housing Authority operates public housing and offers Section 8 housing vouchers.
NOTE (9/30/2013): The Section 8 waiting list is currently closed. No applications are being accepted at this time.
||Montgomery||SECTION 8 PROGRAM||AMSTERDAM HOUSING AUTHORITY|
|Housing Services||Offers Section 8 housing choice vouchers to veterans who are ready to move into their own apartment. The moves are supported with home visits by case management staff.||Albany||SHELTER PLUS CARE||ALBANY HOUSING COALITION|
|Housing Services||The Albany Housing Authority provides subsidized rental housing to low income individuals and families at numerous locations around the City of Albany. Apartments range in size from one bedroom to five bedrooms.||Albany||SUBSIDIZED HOUSING||ALBANY HOUSING AUTHORITY|